Everything is Design: The Work of Paul Rand, showcasing the career of the visionary American graphic designer, is open the Museum of the City of New York.
Paul Rand. 1914-1996. This six-minute video of Rand chatting with some design students gave me an insight into the man I hadn’t seen before. At the time of writing there are just 233 views on YouTube. A tiny amount considering his reputation in design circles.
Identity design is about producing more than just a logo. Stand-alone static marks are essential, don’t get me wrong, but by containing them within an identity package, top designers and agencies create a visual language that improves the consistency of the brand message.
Trade marks and symbols by Stefan Kanchev — a wonderful design collection from the late Bulgarian graphic artist. Stefan is the author of more than 1000 trade marks and symbols, and in the first world exhibition of trade marks in New York he presented 23 works out of the 250 logos by authors from all over the world.